Dissolve + Tummy Tuck Q&A
My dissolvable stitches are starting to pop out, I have two so far. One has been exposed about 2 weeks now and PS said to just let it be. Now I have... READ MORE
I have a small spot on my scar that is still spitting stitches/disolvable staples 7 mths out. I've had multiple ones removed and the spot is... READ MORE
I had a Tummy Tuck and Breast Lift 2 weeks ago. How long will it take before the stitches dissolve? READ MORE
I was just curious about the stitches on the abdominal muscles that are performed on a Tummy Tuck. Do the stitches stay in forever or do they dissolve... READ MORE
I am 4 weeks post-op from a mommy makeover. my doc used dissolvable staples under the skin but now they are painful and they are creating holes and... READ MORE
Is my body rejecting the dissolvable stitches? What are my treatment options? READ MORE
I am 4 weeks 2 days po from TT surgery today while I was just standing I felt a "pop" in my incision line. I thought it opened until I... READ MORE
I've had complications with dissolvable stitches. Are there alternatives methods that can be used for my upcoming Tummy Tuck?
After having my breasts reduced, I ended up with complications from the disolveable stitches. Five months have past and I still have areas that are... READ MORE
What is the Main Reason Why Permanent Vs Dissovable Stiches Are Placed on a Tummy Tuck? Where Are They Placed? (photo)
I have an upcoming appointment to remove my stiches? I was confused by this because I thought all of the stiches were dissolvable. Where are the... READ MORE
Just wondering how long until my dissolving stitches dissolve w a c-section? i had staples n they were removed, but its been 4 weeks n they should be... READ MORE
Can Mederma Be Aplied to a Tummy Tuck Scar After Two Weeks if the Incision is Healed and the Stitches Have Dissolved?
Can Mederma Be Aplied to a Tummy Tuck Scar After Two Weeks if the Incision is Healed and the Stitches Have Dissolved? READ MORE
How Long Before the Staples Dissolve with a Tummy Tuck Procedure? READ MORE
Some Plastic surgeons use dissolvable stitches, some use clear glue an some use stitches all the way through on your tummy tuck scar. Which one is... READ MORE
I have 2 or 3 spots that looked pussy. I poked at it and they seem to be a thicker white substance not like puss coming out. Can some stitches pop... READ MORE
Was told by my PS that my stiches will disolve on its own and the strip placed on top of them will be removed in a week. They itch so much in each end... READ MORE
How many layers of stitches are used in a full tummy tuck? Are they permanent or will they dissolve?
I had a consult with one doctor who said that he used four layers of stitches. Can this be true? I've also heard different things about the stitches... READ MORE
2weeks after resuturing and opening up, looks like my wound is finally closing up. I'm not going to have it stitched up again But what do I do with... READ MORE
Muscle plication, do you use permanent sutures or dissolving? I'm having FTT, hernia repair, muscle repair & lipo to the flanks next month. My PS said... READ MORE
I has a hysterectomy a week ago , I have 2 incisions and a belly button incision , I went in for my 1 week check up and my Doctor said everything was... READ MORE